Home food inspections; exempts private home whose resident processes honey produced from hives. (SB1108)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Home food inspections.  Exempts a private home whose resident processes and prepares honey produced from hives owned by the resident from inspection by the Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services. To be exempted the person has to meet certain conditions including selling less than 250 gallons of honey annually, affixing a label to the product that says "PROCESSED AND PREPARED WITHOUT STATE INSPECTION," and annually certifying that these various conditions have been met. Amends § 3.2-5130, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/11/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11103579D
01/11/2011Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/20/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB1108)
02/02/2011Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (11-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2011Read second time and engrossed
02/07/2011Passed by for the day
02/08/2011Engrossment reconsidered by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2011Reading of amendment waived
02/08/2011Amendment by Senator Hanger agreed to
02/08/2011Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1108E
02/08/2011Printed as engrossed 11103579D-E
02/08/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2011Passed Senate (38-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2011Placed on Calendar
02/09/2011Read first time
02/09/2011Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/10/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB1108E)
02/11/2011Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2011Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/14/2011Referred from Appropriations
02/14/2011Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/15/2011Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2011Read second time
02/16/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (95-Y 0-N)
02/16/2011VOTE: AGREE TO (95-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2011Amendment by Delegate Morgan agreed to
02/16/2011Engrossed by House as amended
02/16/2011Passed House with amendment (95-Y 0-N)
02/16/2011VOTE: PASSAGE (95-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2011House amendment agreed to by Senate (39-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2011Enrolled
02/21/2011Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1108ER)
02/21/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB1108ER)
02/21/2011Signed by Speaker
02/22/2011Signed by President
03/21/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 316 (effective 7/1/11)
03/21/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0316)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 4 clips in all, totaling 5 minutes.